Dr. Kurt Francis, MD

Dr. Kurt Francis, MD

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Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases  ·  
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65 y/o
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Dr. Kurt Francis, MD is a cardiovascular & pulmonary disease specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases, pulmonary disease, and more.

Heart Center

1160 E 3900 S Ste 2000

Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Hometown Health Plan
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Francis performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Francis's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Francis "You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of services and have highly trained and knowledgeable staff who have been together for some ten years plus. We look forward to being part of your medical team."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

4  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

71  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine Oklahoma City Ok
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Utah School Of Medicine-Salt Lake City
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Oklahoma State University College Of Osteopathic Medicine Tulsa Ok
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Oklahoma State University College Of Osteopathic Medicine Tulsa Ok
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Francis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Francis does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Francis and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

St. Mark's Hospital

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures

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Dr. Francis' Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Francis to family and friends
33 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (30)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Francis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

Dr. Francis was a kind and thoughtful physician. He listened and reviewed the documentation before rendering an opinion. In that my situation was not clearly identified, he immediately ordered a more definitive test. I am grateful for his focus on the patient. I did not feel as though u was being...more
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Dr. Francis is the best.
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Great doctor-- always friendly and smiling, very caring. Knows his field and spends adequate time with you. You feel like you are in good hands. I've seen him several times and I fully trust him. Staff very competent and professional as well.
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Finest group of healthcare professional ever encountered. Happy,friendly,caring,knowledgeable...I cannot say enough good things about Dr Francis’ office and staff
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Dr. Francis had been my lung specialist for over ten years, and he has helped me in so many ways. I would never consider another Dr.
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